Not obvious a "Clean" restart is needed after config changes

Bug #464384 reported by Thierry Carrez on 2009-10-30
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
eucalyptus (Ubuntu)
High
Dustin Kirkland 
Lucid
High
Dustin Kirkland 

Bug Description

On regular restarts (once bug 460089 is fixed) the CC will retain network state so that active VMs can continue to run.
If the CC network configuration is changed in /etc/eucalyptus/eucalyptus.conf, "restart eucalyptus" will not be enough to take it into account. You'll have to pass CLEAN=1 to the job (maybe rebooting works).

We might need to make it more apparent to the user, by providing a eucalyptus-clean-network-state script and documenting its use in eucalyptus.conf and elsewhere.

Thierry Carrez (ttx) on 2009-10-30
Changed in eucalyptus (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: New → Triaged
Dustin Kirkland  (kirkland) wrote :

I'm actually raising this priority to High.

I've been struggling with this (silly) problem for a couple of days now, wondering why my changes aren't taking effect.

This should be documented in the manpage, and *possibly* in line in the eucalyptus.(local.)conf files. We should knock this out at the sprint.

Changed in eucalyptus (Ubuntu):
importance: Wishlist → High
milestone: none → lucid-alpha-3
assignee: nobody → Dustin Kirkland (kirkland)
Changed in eucalyptus (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package eucalyptus - 1.6.2~bzr1166-0ubuntu2

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eucalyptus (1.6.2~bzr1166-0ubuntu2) lucid; urgency=low

  * clc/modules/www/src/main/java/edu/ucsb/eucalyptus/admin/client/EucalyptusWebInterface.java:
    use upstream's better method of getting the version displayed in the web
    login page
  * tools/euca_conf.in: add known_hosts -> /dev/null to the SCP_OPT
  * debian/eucalyptus-common.eucalyptus.upstart: allow for simple
    eucalyptus process management with 'start,stop,status' of 'eucalyptus'
    by ensuring that a dummy sleep process at least runs when the cc or
    nc are started, LP: #504521, #504704
  * debian/eucalyptus-cc.upstart, debian/eucalyptus.conf,
    tools/eucalyptus.conf.5: document CC clean restart, LP: #464384
 -- Dustin Kirkland <email address hidden> Wed, 03 Feb 2010 13:59:37 -0800

Changed in eucalyptus (Ubuntu Lucid):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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